|Poster:||brewster||Date:||Jan 8, 2007 4:15pm|
|Forum:||announcements||Subject:||Libraries decide to go open, and 100k books on site|
Libraries going open:
• Boston Public Library: The John Adams collection, which is the complete personal library of the Founding Father, lifelong book collector and second President of the United States.
• The Getty Research Institute: Major collection of books on art and architecture and an alternate collection on the performing arts.
• Bancroft Library of the University of California at Berkeley: Key primary texts documenting the California Gold Rush and Western expansion.
• Johns Hopkins University Libraries: The James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery materials.
This post was modified by brewster on 2007-01-09 00:15:21